Sherbrooke Sports Hall of Fame ­unveils new members

Record Staff

Ten new members were added to Sherbrooke’s Sports Hall of Fame on Wednesday. The inductees include athletes, community builders, and teams selected for the honour by the City of Sherbrooke for their accomplishments. “Once again this year, the Sherbrooke Sports Hall of Fame’s selection committee worked very hard and we are glad to welcome our new inducted members,” said Jean Perrault, chairman of the Sherbrooke Sports Hall of Fame’s board of directors, in a recent press release. “All of Sherbrooke and Quebec will be happy to learn about these extraordinary people’s achievements.” “I want to congratulate all the recipients and the Sherbrooke Sports Hall of Fame committee for all their hard work and I want pedestrians to take a few minutes at the Place du Panthéon to stop and reconnect with the past, as well as appreciate the great accomplishments of fellow Sherbrooke residents,” said Denis Custeau, the event’s honorary president, speaking of the commemorative plaques located along the Lac-des-Nations promenade in downtown Sherbrooke. See full story in the Thursday, Sept. 5 edition of The Record.

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